Congressman Tom Rice

Representing the 7th District of South Carolina

Press Releases

May 2, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Representatives Tom Rice (R-S.C.), Matt Cartwright (D-Pa.), and Lynn Jenkins (R- Kan.) today introduced the Audiology Patient Choice Act, bipartisan legislation that would streamline an outdated Medicare policy by giving patients direct access to audiologists without requiring referral from a medical doctor.
 
Apr 20, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom Rice (R-S.C.) today announced his Congressional office saved more than $140,000 in unused money from his annual office operating budget over the past year.
 
Apr 19, 2017 Press Release
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (R-S.C.) today announced his staff will be hosting mobile office hours throughout South Carolina’s Seventh Congressional District.
Mar 31, 2017 Press Release
Myrtle Beach, S.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (R-S.C.) today announced he will be hosting multiple Coffee with Your Congressman events to meet with residents of the Seventh District of South Carolina. Constituents will have the opportunity to meet with Congressman Rice to discuss upcoming legislation and current events affecting the nation, state and district. 
Mar 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom Rice (R-S.C.) today announced $10 million in emergency funding was secured for beachfront renourishment projects in North Myrtle Beach to repair damages suffered from Hurricane Matthew. Congressman Rice worked closely with relevant entities at the federal level to ensure resources were made available and the project received fair consideration.

Mar 16, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom Rice (R-S.C.) today announced his staff will be hosting mobile office hours throughout South Carolina’s Seventh Congressional District. During these meetings, constituents can meet with members of Congressman Rice’s staff for help with issues involving federal agencies, including claims processing at the VA, Social Security benefits, obtaining passports and more.
Mar 15, 2017 Press Release
Bill would allow nonprofit partners to utilize the Nuclear PTC, creating parity with for-profit partners and lowering energy costs

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom Rice (R–S.C.) today introduced bipartisan legislation that could lower energy prices for millions of consumers in South Carolina and across America.

Mar 9, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Thursday morning Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) voted in the House Committee on Ways & Means to approve the American Health Care Act, legislation that will repeal and replace Obamacare.

Mar 7, 2017 Press Release
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) has been ranked among the top 15 members of Congress in number of town hall events hosted, according to Legistorm, an independent, non-partisan database of Congressional information. Since January 1, 2015, Congressman Rice has hosted 48 in-person events, and more than 100 since taking office in January 2013.
Feb 20, 2017 Press Release
WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today announced he will be hosting a Coffee with Your Congressman event on February 23 at the Florence County Library from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. to meet with residents of the Seventh District of South Carolina.

Pages